LAHORE: The Punjab authorities will make sure that coronavirus security protocols are strictly carried out within the academic establishments, Education Minister Murad Raas stated on Wednesday.
Murad Raas, in a video message, stated: “We are reopening schools from January 18 and in the first phase, students of high school will resume classes. In the second phase, the students of primary and elementary schools will start in-person learning while universities will reopen from Feb 1.”
The federal authorities had earlier introduced a phase-wise plan to reopen academic institutes from January 18 which have been closed on November 26 to include the unfold of coronavirus.
The provincial minister stated no different sector has proven extra self-discipline than faculties in implementing COVID-19 SOPs and informed the mother and father that the federal government remained vigilant on this all through the interval when academic institutes have been opened beforehand.
“I request mother and father to ship their children to varsities. The corona SOPs can be adopted extra strictly than earlier than and we’re making one of the best preparations for the protection of the youngsters,” he added.
On January 4, Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood stated that the federal government will make no compromise on kids’s well being and one other assembly can be held to overview the most recent coronavirus scenario within the nation.